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Blog Archive

In this blog you may find some interesting articles regarding the world of linguistics, translation and other closely related topics.

February 21st, 2020
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How effective are artificial translators?

Computer Aided Translation Tool is a broad term used to describe software that human translators use during the translation process to improve their productivity. How advanced are they?

 TranslationTechnology Language
by Thomas Deighton
February 20th, 2020
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The Extinction of Languages

Every two weeks a language dies. Do we have a duty to prevent these lesser known languages from dying? Does the Internet hinder their survival, or can it be their saving grace?

 Language Globalisation Culture
by Thomas Deighton
July 29th, 2019
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Does dubbing impact language-learning?

How much does dubbing affect a nation's ability to learn languages?

 Subtitling Dubbing English
by Nicola Spruyt
July 22nd, 2019
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How will Brexit impact the use of English in Europe?

With the UK leaving the EU, only 1% of the EU population will have English as the official language of their country. So, will Brexit change the course of the English language in Europe?

 Brexit, English, Lingua Franca
by Joshua Binfor
July 4th, 2019
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Could Esperanto be revived?

In theory, Esperanto would make translators obsolete. Is there a chance that it could become the globally uniting language it was intended to be?

 Language Esperanto Translators
by Nicola Spruyt
July 4th, 2019
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What Makes Translation So Difficult?

What makes it so difficult to translate into another language? Are there special skills a translator needs?

 Translation, Translator, Words
by Joshua Binfor
July 3rd, 2019
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The Most Translated Books of All Time

The Most Translated Books of All Time

 Books, Published, Translated
by Joshua Binfor
July 3rd, 2019
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Untranslatable idioms

10 bizarre and 'untranslatable' idioms from languages all over the world.

 Idioms Translation
by Nicola Spruyt
July 3rd, 2019
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The risky business of bible translation

Throughout history, bible translation has been a risky business, and today is no exception.

 Bible Translation Translator
by Nicola Spruyt
July 3rd, 2019
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The Impact of Technology in Translation

How technology continues to revolutionise the translation industry.

 Internet, Research, Time
by Joshua Binfor